Lower extremity: Upper leg

Rupture of the insertion of the rectus muscle

Clinical information

Sudden onset of pain during a football match in a professional football player

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Rupture of the insertion of the rectus muscle

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Rupture of the rectus tendon longitudinal
Rupture of the rectus tendon longitudinal
Intact fibers of the rectus tendon
Intact fibers of the rectus tendon
Retracted tendon
Retracted tendon
Rupture
Rupture

Rupture of the insertion of the rectus muscle MRI

Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg
Lower extremity: Upper leg

The same patient some months later. There are now postraumatic calcifications in the rectus femoris tendon insertion

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 20
  • Body part: Hip

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System